Designing your lighting on different levels will allow you to choose the perfect solution for every occasion in your open plan living: use your ambient lighting when you eat dinner, and turn on a less bright stand alone lamp when you enjoy a movie.
The lighting is of utmost importance in your bedroom: when you read a book, watch a movie or enjoy breakfast in bed, what you need is a soft and warm atmosphere that only the perfect lighting can provide.
The use of light in art may include light as a protagonist of the piece of art. It is quite interesting to notice how the source of light influences an artwork but also the interaction of a certain shade or reflection with it. Light can be an artistic medium itself.
Humankind is dominated by nature; feeling part of it on one hand but alien and foreign on the other, we perceive nature as our best enemy, forgetting that we are not extraneous to it but immanent in its marvellous yet relentless beauty